Good Technology has acquired CloudSync, a Denver, Colorado-based mobile device management company, to strengthen its position in mobile device management and security for companies.
Good Technology said that the acquisition furthers its mission of enabling device choice in the enterprise by providing device management for a range of devices including laptops, tablets, ruggedised handhelds and smartphone platforms, all through a cloud-based service offering.
CloudSync enables customers to deploy, manage, control, locate and support a range of mobile devices through a web-based mobile device management system. Its product line includes a device management console, a remote help desk application, web-based access control, and the CloudLocate GPS-based location application.
In addition, CloudSync supports all Microsoft Windows mobile devices, Windows laptops, and RIM BlackBerry devices, and combined with Good, it is expected to extend its support to iPhone, Android, Symbian, and webOS devices in the coming months.
Nigel Thompson, CEO of CloudSync, said:With this acquisition, Good more fully addresses the increasing demand for cloud based services to complement its best in class enterprise mobility offerings. Any business planning a mobility deployment will be compelled to consider Good based on its unmatched solutions for mobile security, collaboration, and device management regardless of the smartphone or mobile computing platform they choose.